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Stories from RuNet Echo from February, 2010

26 February 2010

Russia and US to Broaden Collaboration Online

Russia: Sakhalin Island Fails to Connect to Broadband

Russia: Closure of Torrents.ru Makes People Suspicious of .Ru Zone

The decision to close Torrents.ru is certainly controversial and became one of the major discussion topics in the country. Going beyond the copyright concept, bloggers wonder how safe it is...

24 February 2010

Russia: Government Supports Blogger School

Russia: Provider Sued For Not Blocking Web Sites

Russia: Seeking Justice by Linking and Re-Posting

The recent story of a car crash in one of Siberian cities and reaction of boggers to the incident illustrate how an improvised online campaign attempts to affect gloomy reality.

21 February 2010

Russia: Media Portal Undergoes Check For Extremism

The war on extremism became a universal formula used by Russian authorities to fight the freedom of online expression. Interestingly enough, this practice co-exists with ambitious projects of the Russian...

18 February 2010

Russia: More People Watch Video Online

Russia: Bloggers Remember Rock Legend

In February, Russian bloggers celebrated a sad date. Ilya Kormiltsev, one of Russia’s most talented and controversial poets and songwriters, died of spine cancer three years ago. Kormiltsev’s death became...

Russia: Bloggers Discuss Utilization of Old Books

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